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News - 04 Dec 2014
New EBU Funding Report highlights ‘deepening decline in PSM income’ 
Total income for public service media (PSM) across the EBU community dipped by 1.9% in 2013, intensifying a disturbing trend that has seen total PSM income fall by 8.7% in real value over 5 years.
News - 26 Nov 2014
EBU calls on EU member states not to delay on net neutrality 
Ahead of a meeting of EU telecoms ministers (27 November), the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is calling on EU member states to launch negotiations as soon as possible with the European Parliament on the net neutrality provisions in the Single Telecoms Market proposal.
News - 24 Nov 2014
Partnership Programme: Balkan and Caucasus countries seek to consolidate audience trust 
Public service media from Balkan and Caucasus countries have met in the Albanian capital Tirana (20 to 21 November) to exchange best work practices and discuss how to build audience trust.
News - 20 Nov 2014
'One-to-many' broadcasting platforms vital for success of ultra-high definition viewing 
A conference in the European Parliament put in perspective the key policy needs to foster the success of the ultra-high definition viewing technologies.
News - 17 Nov 2014
Partnership Programme: EBU advises on new media law in Montenegro 
The EBU's Head of Regulatory Legal Services, Richard Burnley, has travelled to Montenegro (12 November) to meet the working group responsible for drafting the new Montenegrin public service broadcasting media law. It includes representatives from the Broadcasting Council, the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Finance.
News - 17 Nov 2014
News Xchange: Winning young audiences with online news 
Media professionals attending the final day of the 2014 News Xchange in Prague (14 November) were urged to take their news online in their quest to win young audiences.
News - 14 Nov 2014
Media Intelligence report offers overview of current OTT landscape in Europe 
The EBU's Media Intelligence Service (MIS) has published a report addressing the increasing complexity of the video-on-demand (VOD) sector of the European audiovisual market, with a particular focus on...
Press release - 03 Nov 2014
Independent study affirms European broadcast industry position on preservation of spectrum 
A study into the future use of radio spectrum – the finite resource essential to free-to-air TV access – concludes that its most valuable use for at least the next 15 years is digital terrestrial broadcasting (DTT).
Legal case note - 30 Oct 2014
European Court: Linking by “framing” is not a copyright infringement 
On 21 October 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued its decision in the BestWater case (C-348/13) following a request for a preliminary ruling from the German Supreme Court.
Press release - 30 Oct 2014
EBU and ABU united call to safeguard spectrum for future broadcasting 
Leaders of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) have demanded global action to protect spectrum to guarantee the future of broadcasting.